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Provider Impression: Dr. Prasad on USPSTF

On May 18, 2021, the United States Preventive Services Task Force lowered the age for colon cancer screening from 50 to 45. What do our providers think about that decision? Dr. Prasad explains in the video.

Provider Impression: Dr. Ramsay on USPSTF

On May 18, 2021, the United States Preventive Services Task Force lowered the age for colon cancer screening from 50 to 45. What do our providers think about that decision? Dr. Ramsay explains the importance of this decision in the video.

Dr. Katopes Addresses Men’s Health

Men's health is an area of concern, especially during the pandemic. The isolation can lead to unhealthy behaviors and Dr. Katopes covers what steps men can do to take control of their health.

A word from digestive health specialists

Women’s Unique Gastrointestinal (GI) Needs

May is Women’s Health Month! It is a great time to enlighten ourselves on various topics unique to women's health. A subject that would benefit from increased awareness is that of gut health. Even though the anatomy of the digestive...
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Let’s Talk About Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

April is Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Awareness Month, so let us talk about IBS. What is it? IBS is a chronic functional disorder characterized by abdominal pain and altered bowel habits (either constipation or diarrhea) in the absence of other...
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Increase in Colon Cancer Predicted Due to COVID-19

  There has been a decline in cancer deaths in the last two decades, but physicians are worried that the coronavirus pandemic will undo this progress. Their fears are not without foundation. In 2020, there was an abrupt drop between 86%...
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COVID-19 Vaccines – You’ve got questions, we’ve got answers!

We understand that you may have concerns about getting the COVID-19 vaccine. We wanted to provide information to our patients and answer questions you may have about it. Given there are so many opinions on the internet, we recommend that...
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Colon Cancer in the African American Population

The tragic passing of Chadwick Boseman at the age of 43 was shocking to many. It was difficult to imagine that a man, who was the picture of health and youth, could die from colon cancer. It has brought many...
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Dr. Christopher Jue Named Fellow of the AGA

We are happy to announce that on February 1st, 2021 Dr. Christopher Jue was named Fellow of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), the nation’s oldest, and most prestigious medical society dedicated to disorders of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Through the...
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Young-Onset Colon Cancer Is On the Rise

Colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer in the United States. It is one of the most lethal cancers in the United States. Over the last several decades, the overall rates of colorectal cancer have decreased. This is mostly due...
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Dr. Rajan is a board certified gastroenterologist serving the King and Winston Salem locations.

Dr. Dhyan Rajan Selected as a TopDoc

We are happy to announce that Dr. Dhyan Rajan was selected as a Top Doc through FindaTopDoc.com. FindaTopDoc is a digital health information company that helps connect patients with local physicians and specialists who accept our insurance. Their goal is to...
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Pancreatic Cancer With Dr. Akdamar

Pancreatic Cancer is on the top of everyone's mind, with the unfortunate passing of Alex Trebek, the long-time host of Jeopardy. Dr. Murat Akdamar saw it essential to provide more information on this disease. In the videos below, he tackles...
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